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Half Note Lounge

4881 Glenn Dale Rd, Bowie, MD 20720-3585
+1 301-809-6683
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“fried fish” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
4881 Glenn Dale Rd, Bowie, MD 20720-3585
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

So, I've lived in the DMV for 10 years and it's only been the last couple that I'm really starting to "get out" now. I've been hearing about Half Note for like FOREVER and I finally got there this past Saturday for my Boo's birthday....More

Thank SpunkyDivaLola1908
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Half Note brunch on Sundays are the best. The mimosas keep coming. The omelettes are made just the way you like with ingredients like shrimp, bacon, ham, etc. The Belgian waffles are a must try. My favorite toppings for it is bananas and strawberries topped...More

1  Thank Cortez W
Reviewed 8 July 2017

I am not easily impressed and I was impressed with the Half Note Lounge. My first time there and I definitely will be making a return trip. The atmosphere was just right and the staff was friendly and courteous. Wait time can be a little...More

1  Thank MissOJ11
Reviewed 1 April 2017

I was here on my birthday (30 again!). My friend brought me to hear Go Go music and I was not disappointed. All the seats were taken by 8:00 but it was my birthday so of course I had to do it VIP style. There...More

Thank TellMeWhen2Go
Reviewed 14 March 2017

umm just thinking about it....I'll start with the Sunday brunch then share the "rules". The food here is noteworthy and worth it! I started with a waffle cooked fresh not too hard not too soft topped with cherries and powdered sugar (no butter) still Delish!...More

Thank K_therealtor
Reviewed 30 October 2016

I LOVE the atmosphere, the food and the music. This my go to spot when to much of the real world is going on. Its so laid back and you don't have to worry about anyone bothering you if you don't want to be bothered....More

Thank Jay B
Reviewed 9 October 2016

On a Friday night they don't have a "true happy hour" (maybe if you sat at the bar) but this is a lounge mind you. Drinks are $2.00 off, when the rum punch is $12.00 taking 2 off isn't much... They charge a cover after...More

Thank Shanel C
Reviewed 25 February 2016

This was a nice social place for some laughs and great entertainment. This was a Saturday night for me and a girlfriend to hangout. The cost was $10 a piece for entrance (normal cost). The drinks are a bit pricey though. The place is small...More

Thank crystrh1
Reviewed 25 February 2016

someone wanted a birthday bash w/real southern blues performed.this place is jumpin'.loud old school tunes pumped out from a high end system.great selection of wine at affordable prices.excellent simple fare.basically a BBQ joint.my grilled salmon/ grilled asppagras was prefect.mississippi blues man/child Kingfish Ingram rocked the...More

Thank twinetime
Reviewed 8 December 2015

I was pleasantly surprised by the atmosphere, staff, food and Karaoke participants. My friends and I will be returning.

Thank vendetta61
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Marcella J
17 April 2015|
Response from Fantastic49 | Reviewed this property |
it depends on what time you go. maybe the cover charge starts around 8pm? also, i heard recently that they closed, so you may want to call and check whether they're open
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 40
American, Bar
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4881 Glenn Dale Rd, Bowie, MD 20720-3585
    (MD Rt. 450)
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Bowie
  • Phone Number: +1 301-809-6683
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